2009–10 St Johnstone F.C. season

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St Johnstone F.C.
2009–10 season
Chairman Scotland Geoff Brown
Manager Scotland Derek McInnes
Scottish Premier League 8th
Scottish Cup Fifth round
League Cup Semi-final
Top goalscorer League: Liam Craig (8)
All: Liam Craig
Home colours

St Johnstone were back in the Scottish Premier League for the first time since 2002 after winning the 2008–09 Scottish First Division. On 15 August 2009, they opened their league season with a 2–1 draw against Motherwell at McDiarmid Park, with Murray Davidson getting the opening league goal after 34 minutes.[1]

In the Scottish Cup, St Johnstone reached the fifth round where they lost by 1–0 to Dundee United.[2]

In the League Cup they went all the way to the semi final where they lost by 2–0 to Rangers at Hampden Park.[3]

Squad[edit]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
2 Scotland DF Dave Mackay (Vice-Captain)
3 England DF Danny Grainger
4 England MF Jody Morris (Captain)
5 Scotland DF Kevin Rutkiewicz
6 England DF Michael Duberry
7 Scotland MF Chris Millar
8 Scotland MF Martin Hardie
10 Scotland MF Liam Craig
No. Position Player
12 Scotland DF Steven Anderson
14 Scotland MF Kevin Moon
15 Scotland GK Graeme Smith
16 Scotland FW Peter MacDonald
17 Republic of Ireland DF Graham Gartland
20 Scotland MF Murray Davidson
21 Trinidad and Tobago FW Collin Samuel
22 Scotland FW Steven Milne
23 Republic of Ireland FW Andy Jackson

References[edit]

  1. ^ "St Johnstone 2 – 2 Motherwell". BBC Sport. 15 August 2009. Retrieved 9 August 2010. 
  2. ^ "Goodwille hunting quarter-final place". ESPN Soccernet. 6 February 2009. Retrieved 9 August 2010. 
  3. ^ "Davis fires Gers to final". ESPN Soccernet. 4 February 2009. Retrieved 9 August 2010. 

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